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What does Estee mean?

Estee Pronunciation of Estee [es-tee] as a girls' name is pronounced ess-TAY. It is of French and Latin origin, and the meaning of Estee is "star". Variant of Estelle, from Stella. Made familiar due to Estée Lauder, co-founder of the cosmetic company.

Related girl name: Esther.

Associated with: star.

Variations

7 alternative forms via Estelle, Stella: Essie, Estel, Estela, Estele, Estell, Estella and Estelle.

Creative forms:
(female) Eltee, Este, ..

(male) Esteeb, ..

Middle name pairings:
Estee Kathy (E.K.), ..

How popular is Estee?

Estee is an unusual given name for women but a somewhat prominent surname for both adults and children (#106477 out of 150436, Top 71%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with similar and related girl names. Prominent variation forms of Estee (outside Top 2000) are Stella (#51 a year ago), Esther (#203), Estelle (#823), Estella (#874), Estell, Estel, Estela and Essie. Adoption of these forms of Estee was at its highest in the 1900s (average #570) and is now significantly reduced (#1243, 59%), with forms such as Estelle becoming somewhat dated. Esther has been the most prevalent, although Stella appears to be getting popular too. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Essie, Estel, Estela, Estell, Estella in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Estelle, Esther, Stella in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Stella outside U.S.

Similar Names

Estee is pronounced similarly to Asta, Asti, Esta and Ostia. Other recommended names are Catee (see Kate), Dustee (see Dusty), Easter, Edee, Edmee, Ehtel, Ellee, Elsee, Esmae, Esme, Esmee, Esmie, Ester, Estera, Eszter (see Esther), Etel, Ettey, Ettie, Katee and Mystee. These names tend to be more commonly used than Estee.

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